Friends of the Earth Cardiff - Costa Rica http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/taxonomy/term/656/all en Land and autonomy in Costa Rica http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/land-and-autonomy-costa-rica <p><img width="300" height="228" alt="Demonstrators carrying banners " src="/files/foecardiff/images/Land_and_Autonomy_Costa_Rica.jpg" /></p> <p><em>Photo: Henry Picado, Friends of the Earth Costa Rica</em></p> <p>On August 9 2012 the Indigenous Peoples National Front (FRENAPI) marched in San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, to commemorate the second anniversary of the violent eviction of indigenous people from the Costa Rican National Assembly.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/land-and-autonomy-costa-rica">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/land-and-autonomy-costa-rica#comments archive Costa Rica South America Fri, 24 Aug 2012 17:33:56 +0000 Chris 533 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Stop Del Monte GM pineapple http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/stop-del-monte-gm-pineapple <p><img width="400" height="265" src="/files/foecardiff/images/pineapples_del_monte.jpg" alt="Pineapples" /></p> <p><em>Photo: <a href="http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/">samurai/FreeDigitalPhotos</a></em></p> <p>The Costa Rican Coordination Network on Biodiversity calling for European consumers to take action after the Costa Rican Government granted LM Veintiuno permission to expand the area cultivated with a genetically modified (GM) pineapple called &ldquo;PiƱa Rose&rdquo;.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/stop-del-monte-gm-pineapple">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/stop-del-monte-gm-pineapple#comments archive Food Costa Rica food South America Sat, 12 Nov 2011 08:14:04 +0000 Chris 464 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk